Spytrac telematics services limited a tech based organization with a passion for innovative technology in the security and telematics space, explore new ways of using telematics and tracking solutions to solve the daily challenges of insecurity in schools in Nigeria.
Speaking to the media , ijeoma Chukwu that head the company said insecurity and insurgency in nigeria has taken a frightening dimension in which schools and colleges are worst hit, hostage taking and kidnapping of both staff and students have been reported on several occasions in almost every state of the federation.These ugly phenomenon has great consequence on the educational development of the nation, parents are always apprehensive whenever their children are in school due to insecurity, loss of concentration on teaching and learning is affected due to insecurity by both teachers and students. Therefore it is imperative to take a proactive action to curb the problem, hence need a preemptive lasting solution to insecurity across schools came “EDU SECURE”
EDU SECURE project guarantees both school and parents security for every child In schools, on the playground, during excursions, camping, shopping and gaming. This is done in partnership with one of the foremost educational outfit in Nigeria who has a track record of executing a successful educational projects across schools in Nigeria – Nerata Media Solutions.
Nerata is charged to engage schools across the country for schools to sign up and embrace this great initiative thru their official website https://www.edusecure.ng
The CEO of nerata media solutions – Mr Michael Adedeji speaking to the media said ; The goals of education especially at the secondary schools as contained in the national policy on education (NPE) are being threatened due to insecurity in Nigeria. His company partnered spytrac to profer solutions to insecurity in secondary schools in Nigeria.
Base on survey carried out by Nerata in Lagos state, it was revealed that 35.5 percent of Lagosians strongly agree that, insecurity creates fear, and national development is affected by the impacts of security challenges on nigerian student’s learning. This is what inform the introduction of edu secure school project and partnership with nerata media solutions.
According to Mr Adedeji Michael during the press briefing at the headquarter of spytrac in Lagos, strategic planning to deploy the project in over 8000 schools that comprises State Government schools, Private schools, international schools as well as other educational institutions are in place to commence in the forthcoming third term academic calender this year where nerata media solutions with high skilled professionals with experience over decades in educational sector will be introducing, creating awareness ND registering schools about the said project .
SPYTRAC beckons on corporate bodies, NGOs, Government parastatal to work with them in taking this good initiative round all schools in good time to ensure safety across schools in Nigeria